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Friendly customer service, clean rooms and close to Hwy 102

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and wired internet, free breakfast and free parking
  • Many guests praised the customer service
  • The location was convenient to the highway and for exploring the area by car, said several guests
  • Rooms were described as clean and comfortable by some guests
  • The continental breakfast was ample and enjoyable, according to a few guests
Cons
  • A couple reviewers complained about the pool's temperature and claimed it was not clean
  • A couple guests claimed their key cards did not work properly
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Free Internet
Editor's Analysis
Updated Jan 23, 2013
Overview
This hotel is located a 1-minute drive from the nearest Highway 102 interchange with several fast food restaurants within walking distance. This hotel would be ideal for guests who need an easy access hotel with amenities nearby or for those who want to explore the area by car.

With 50 individually climate controlled rooms, this hotel offers smoking, non-smoking and accessible accommodations. Each room comes with a coffee/tea maker, a mini-fridge, a microwave, an iron and ironing board, a hair dryer and a clock radio. Free Wi-Fi and wired internet and free local calls come with all rooms. Standard rooms come furnished with 2 queen beds or a king bed, while suites come furnished with a queen bed and a sofabed.

Free continental breakfast is served daily from 6 am to 10 am. Free on-site parking is also offered.

Pets are permitted to stay at this hotel for a fee of $10 per night.

Other amenities include an indoor pool with waterslide, a hot tub, guest laundry (coin-operated), dry cleaning service, an ATM machine, currency exchange, meeting rooms and business services.

The Empire Theatre (movie theatre) is within walking distance (4-minutes south) or a 1-minute drive. Tidal Bore Rafting is a 28-minute car ride north of the hotel. Downtown Truro is 8-minutes south by car. A variety of fast food options surround the hotel, like Subway, Tim Horton's and A&W, a 1-minute drive north or a 7-minute walk. (All driving and walking estimates: Google Maps)

Confirmed with a front desk agent January 11, 2013: free Wi-Fi and wired internet and pet policy.
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The Good
Most of the reviews used for this analysis were positive and guests were generally happy with their stay. Guests focused on the customer service, the location, the room cleanliness and the continental breakfast.

Many reviewers complimented the customer service and described it as friendly and helpful.

Several guests felt the location was convenient to the highway and restaurants. They also thought the hotel was conveniently located for exploring the area by car.

The room cleanliness impressed several guests. The rooms were described as clean and comfortable.

The continental breakfast was ample and enjoyable, according to a few guests.
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The Bad
As mentioned above, the positive reviews outweighed the negative reviews. However, there were some complaints about the pool and issues with key cards.

A couple guests complained about the pool and claimed it was not clean and the water was not warm enough.

A couple reviewers had issues with their key cards and grumbled about them not working properly.
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Show Sources
Sources
Booking.com rated this hotel 8.4 out of 10 based on 7 reviews.

Expedia.ca rated this property 3.8 out of 5 based on 5 reviews.

TripAdvisor.com ranked this hotel #5 out of 9 based on 48 reviews.

The author called the hotel on January 11, 2013 to verify some information.
Editor's Analysis by Jennee R.
Analyzed by Jennee R.
Jennee loves to travel and loves to live vicariously through others to help them find the right place to rest their heads while away from home.
Guest Reviews
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hotels in Truro

Rated 7.6/10 based on 533 reviews

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Location
  • Debert Airport (15.4 km)
Map Marker Super 8 Truro
85 Treaty Trail, Truro, NS